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By Brennan Waldorf Last weekend Jan. 25 the Nandua wrestling team hosted its 5th Annual Warrior Duals at the middle school in Onley. The Warrior Duals are a round robin, team tournament with two separate pools. Teams wrestle against each other in their respected pool and the teams with the...
By Matthew Yoder By nature of the schedule, the road has been home to the Arcadia boys of late. The Firebirds have traveled great distances, securing victories against Salisbury Christian and Colonel Richardson, while running their win streak to a season-long seven games. A loss this past Monday across the bridge...
By Bill Sterling Special to the Eastern Shore Post Mike Elias was preaching patience to Baltimore Oriole fans at the Delmarva Shorebirds’ annual Hot Stove League Banquet, Thursday, Jan. 23, at the Wicomico Civic Center in Salisbury, Md. Elias, only 37, was hired a year ago as the general manager of...
By Brennan Waldorf The Northampton girls basketball team further cemented its standing atop the district with a commanding win over Chincoteague at home Jan. 28. The Lady Jackets have been outstanding in district play this year, going a perfect 6-0, beating their district rivals by double digits in each contest. Chincoteague...
By Matthew Yoder Both Chincoteague and Northampton effectively heeded the audible demands of their coaches, but in the end the Yellow Jackets’ adjustments played right into their wheelhouse and drove a 77-62 win Tuesday night in the Pony Pen. Northampton opened the game playing unselfishly, which led to good looks for...
By Brennan Waldorf The Nandua Warriors picked up a regional victory on Monday night Jan. 27 when they defeated the Poquoson Islanders. The game started off lopsided in Nandua’s favor after Malik Battle recorded two steals that led to a layup of his own and an assist to Gerald Pitt. The...

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Accomack County Central Little League Spring Sign-Ups Accomack County Central Little League spring sign-ups for boys and girls, ages 4 to 18, is now available.  The registration fee is $65 a child, and $45 for only Tee-Ball. The deadline to register is Feb. 29. No registrations will be accepted after...
By Michael Garbacz Game 1: NeuBeam Harambe 2, K&E Marine Capitals 9 The cold finally reared its ugly head, but the ESSHL action stayed hot, at least for the Caps.  They went out and filled the net against a gorilla squad missing half their troop. The Pat Trick posted an eye-popping...

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Accomack County Parks and Recreation 2020 Youth Basketball Game Schedule  Accomack County Parks and Recreation kicked off its 2020 Youth Basketball season at Arcadia High School on Saturday, January 18. The season started off with some competitive games. ACPR Celtics 2, coached by Ronnie Budd and Alphonso Shockley defeated the Knights...
By Brennan Waldorf The Warriors hosted their senior night Jan. 22 with Arcadia and Northampton in attendance. Seniors Matt Taylor, Joe Teasley, and Devon Nieves were honored and celebrated at the start of the meet. The three teams were still recovering from the Fred Diem/Scott Miles tournament held the weekend...